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I have read that Fring supports doing Skype calls. I have installed Fring it but see no Skype options.

How do I do Skype calls using Fring?

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Skype has blocked Fring from using it's services. For more info see http://www.fring.com/blog/?p=2322

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So, even though Fring supports Skype calls, Skype won't have any of it. Skype blocks calls from Fring now, so the mobile app no longer includes that functionality. However, there is a Skype for Android app...

Update: And, now the Skype app is available for everyone except those in China and Japan.

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Unfortunately those calls (skype out) still use your cell minutes. –  Matt Oct 1 '10 at 5:46
    
@Matt, Good point. –  kchau Oct 1 '10 at 5:49
    
Verizon wireless only, I live in New Zealand, actually it turns out that most of the world doesn't live in the states. –  trampster Oct 1 '10 at 11:07
    
Sorry, I guess? Actually, it turns out you didn't say where you were... –  kchau Oct 1 '10 at 14:27
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